Sharing Lessons and Experiences in Marine Pollution Management

Author(s): 
GEF/UNDP/IMO Regional Programme for the Prevention and Management of Marine Pollution in the East Asian Seas (MPP-EAS)
Year: 
1999
Location: 
Cambodia, PR China, DPR Korea, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, Viet Nam
Type of Resource: 
Best Practice / Lessons Learned
In 1993, the East Asian Seas nations launched a regional initiative aimed at addressing the social, environmental and economic consequences of the continuing trend of degradation of their regional seas. This publication shares the lessons learned from the initiatives of the Regional Programme on Marine Pollution Prevention and Management in the East Asian Seas. Lessons include information on creating sustainable marine pollution management programs that enhance the implementation of marine pollution-related international conventions in the East Asian Seas region and beyond.